Concert series, wrestling and more on tap this weekend


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Lima Central Catholic graduate Karrie Lester performs in “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” a musical event she wrote that follows African-American music as it developed through different eras. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at <a href="https://stcharleslima.org/" target="_blank" title="https://stcharleslima.org/">St. Charles Catholic </a><a href="https://stcharleslima.org/" target="_blank" title="https://stcharleslima.org/">Church</a>, 2200 W. Elm St., Lima.

Lima Central Catholic graduate Karrie Lester performs in “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” a musical event she wrote that follows African-American music as it developed through different eras. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Charles Catholic Church, 2200 W. Elm St., Lima.


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LIMA — If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, you’ve come to the right place.

Here’s your guide to assorted events in the region:

• “Lift Every Voice and Sing” is scheduled as the final installment in the Open Hearts concert series, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Charles Catholic Church, 2200 W. Elm St., Lima. The event is free and open to the public, with COVID-19-safe precautions in place. This musical event, written by Lima Central Catholic graduate Karrie Lester, follows African-American music as it developed through different eras. It features Jaimie Lewis, Jaired Birks and Josh Gooding.

• Quarry Farm Nature Preserve and Conservation Farm will host a Haiku Hike from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Seitz Family Pavilion, one-eighth of a mile north of 14321 Road 7L, Pandora, in celebration of International Haiku Poetry Day.

• WAR Wrestling presents “Nobody’s Fool” starting at 7 p.m. Saturday at Empowered Sports Center, 1730 N. Union St., Lima. Tickets are $16 for reserved VIP, $10 for general admission of four for $30, with tickets available at Groamy’s, 1206 W. Robb Ave., Lima; Alter Ego Comics, 230 N. Main St., Lima; or online at warwrestling.com. VIP doors open at 5:30 p.m., with general admission opening at 6:30 p.m.

• Local artist Prudence is scheduled to perform from 9 to midnight Saturday at Zinum 12, 134 W. High St., Lima.

• A temporary addition to the Roll of Valor exhibit will be unveiled at 3:30 p.m. Friday at the Allen County Museum, 640 W. Market St., Lima. The addition of challenge coins from Medal of Honor recipients marks the 10th anniversary of the exhibit.

Zinum 12, 134 W. High St., Lima, also offers live music from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. It’s the first of a monthly house band/bike day show the third Sunday of each month. The members of Brother Believe Me will jam.

• Prayer and Praise in the Park is set for 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Baxter Park, 1500 Ellison Drive, Lima. There’s a free community meal and passing out of clothes, food boxes and more, along with testimonies, worship and prayer. Bring a lawn chair.

• There will be an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 18, at the Quellhorst Farm Venue, 07945 state Route 197, Wapakoneta.

Lima Central Catholic graduate Karrie Lester performs in “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” a musical event she wrote that follows African-American music as it developed through different eras. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Charles Catholic Church, 2200 W. Elm St., Lima.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2021/04/web1_KarrieLester.jpgLima Central Catholic graduate Karrie Lester performs in “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” a musical event she wrote that follows African-American music as it developed through different eras. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Charles Catholic Church, 2200 W. Elm St., Lima. Submitted photo

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